F95 - Tic disorder

Version 2023
Short Description:Tic disorder
Long Description:Tic disorder
Status: Not Valid for Submission
Version:ICD-10-CM 2023
Code Classification:
  • Mental and behavioural disorders (F00–F99)
    • Behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence (F90-F98)
      • Tic disorder (F95)

F95 is a non-specific and non-billable ICD-10 code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of tic disorder. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2023 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

Specific Coding for Tic disorder

Non-specific codes like F95 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for tic disorder:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F95.0 for Transient tic disorder
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F95.1 for Chronic motor or vocal tic disorder
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F95.2 for Tourette's disorder
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F95.8 for Other tic disorders
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use F95.9 for Tic disorder, unspecified

Patient Education

Movement Disorders

Movement disorders are neurologic conditions that cause problems with movement, such as:

There are many different movement disorders. Some of the more common types include:

Causes of movement disorders include:

Treatment varies by disorder. Medicines can cure some disorders. Others get better when an underlying disease is treated. Often, however, there is no cure. In that case, the goal of treatment is to improve symptoms and relieve pain.

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